East Midnapore

  • West Bengal: No signs of external injury in postmortem of CPM leader's wife's murder 3 days ago

    East Midnapore: In a new twist in the death of a 32-year-old woman in East Midnapore, the post mortem report reveals that there were no signs of external injuries or sexual assault on her body. According to the report, the cause of death was due to hanging and a case...
  • WB: 3 men rape, murder minor girl, body found hanging from tree July 24, 2014

    Kolkata: A seven-year-old girl was allegedly raped and murdered in East Midnapore district of West Bengal. Her body was found hanging from a tree near her house. Locals suspected three men from the village to be behind the crime and beat them up. One of them was lynched while the...
  • Trinamool MP's former PA Pradip Jha found dead in Kolkata August 3, 2013

    Kolkata: Trinamool Congress MP Subhendu Adhikary's former PA Pradip Jha was found dead on Saturday in Kolkata. The victim's body was found on a pavement on Strand Road early on Saturday morning. No injury marks have been found in Pradip's body. His body has been sent for autopsy. Police has...
  • West Bengal panchayat polls: Singur, Nandigram to vote today July 15, 2013

    Kolkata: Singur and Nandigram, known for the intense protests against farmland acquisition that caused the ouster of the long entrenched Left Front government and propelled Mamata Banerjee to the chief minister's chair, go to the hustings in the second phase of West Bengal panchayat polls on Monday. The two rural hamlets...
  • WB: 32-year-old arrested for trying to rape 3-year-old child April 21, 2013

    Midnapore: Even as the country agitates over the rape of a minor in Delhi, another shameful incident has come to light in West Bengal's East Midnapore district. A 32-year-old man has been arrested for allegedly trying to rape a 3-year-old child. The accused is a truck driver and the victim was...
  • West Bengal: Eight killed in bus-truck collision January 11, 2013

    East Midnapore (West Bengal): Eight people were killed and 30 injured when a bus collided head-on with a truck at Heria late Thursday, police said. According to police, five people died on the spot when the Digha-bound bus, which was coming from Howrah, collided with the truck. The injured were rushed...
  • DSP shifted over Nandigram trouble June 20, 2007

    New Delhi: The West Bengal government on Monday transferred East Midnapore district Superintendent of Police A K Dutta in a significant police reshuffle in trouble-torn Nandigram. Nandigram has been the scene of a series of violent incidents over the proposed SEZ by the Indonesia-based Salim group, Superintendent of Railway Police...